NURS 453 :: Introduction to Genetics in Nursing Practice
Fall 2012 @UH Manoa Outreach

CRN: 1059 (Maui), 1060 (Kauai), 1061 (Oahu)
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Sally Irwin
Course URL:
Instructional Mode: ITV (HITS)
Dates: 08/20/2012 - 12/06/2012
7:30am- 10:20am
Origination Site: UH Maui College (Kahului)
Receive Sites:Kauai CC, UH Manoa
Schedule Notes: HITS (ITV Classroom) Locations:
UH Manoa Kukendall Hall Room 204
UH Maui College Kaaike Bldg. Room 105CD
Kauai Learning Resource Center Room 122
Course Restrictions: Hawaii Statewide Nursing Consortium students only
Course Requirements: The course is designed to complete the Hawaii Statewide Nursing Consortium Curriculum's focus on genetics. It is designed for the senior year in nursing.
Course Prerequisites: Corequisite Nurs 450; Prerequisite Nurs 363
Course Description: Focuses on Fundamentals of genetics, including priciples of inheritance in humans; cells and development, chromosome structure and function, and implications on health. Includes overview of topics relevant to gentics/genomics in the clinical setting.
Textbooks: see instructor

Books may be purchased at the UH Manoa bookstore or ordered online at If you do not have access to the Internet or unable to travel to the bookstore, you may also order by phone at 1-800-UHBOOKS
Technical Requirements: This interactive video (ITV) course is delivered using the UH Hawaii Interactive Television Service (HITS). It allows students to attend the course at on SPECIFIC DAYS/TIME and CAMPUS other than the campus where the instructor originates the course. Therefore, distance learners must attend each class session at the SPECIFIC DAYS/TIME and SPECIFIC CAMPUS listed above.

Course also includes an online component. Familiarity with using a computer and basic Internet skills (browsing, sending e-mail, saving/sending files) is required. Students must have a computer with Internet access and a UH email account. For more information in regards to obtaining a UH email account please go to the following website:
Additional Notes: ITV Student Brochure
Updated: Wednesday, August 15, 2012 11:31:08